Dormancy in Plants
Henk WM Hilhorst, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Maarten Koornneef, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Published online: January 2007
Dormancy is a strategy of higher plants to survive adverse conditions. Seed dormancy is controlled by a hormone balance of
gibberellins and abscisic acid. Physiological and genetic analysis is revealing the interplay between both hormone signalling
Keywords: seed dormancy; abscisic acid; gibberellins; mutant
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